Endless Summer

A docu-fiction hybrid, Pedro González-Rubio's film Alamar records, as it partakes of, a 5-year-old boy's dream vacation. Natan, born of a brief romantic liaison…

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Wendy and Lucy

Modest but cosmic, Kelly Reichardt’s Wendy and Lucy is a movie whose sad pixie heroine, Wendy (Michelle Williams), already skating on thin ice, stumbles…

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Wendy and Lucy

Modest but cosmic, Kelly Reichardt’s Wendy and Lucy is a movie whose sad pixie heroine, Wendy (Michelle Williams), already skating on thin ice, stumbles…

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Cinema Paradiso

It wasn’t all that long ago that The New York Times was running stories lamenting the precipitous decline of Italian cinema. The industry was…

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The Mother of Tears

Smashed heads! Smashed faces! A woman disemboweled and hanged with her own guts! Vaginal impalement with, er, a snap-together vagina impaler! Already a vocal…

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They Really Are the World

The Rome-based Orchestra of Piazza Vittorio isn't like a conventional symphony. For one thing, its members, who hail from 11 countries and speak eight…

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Pie High

At a tiny Delfina spinoff, pizza is optional, cannoli mandatory

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